Interdisciplinary M.Tech in Cyber Security (JCS)


The Interdisciplinary M. Tech. programme in Cyber Security and Engineering (code: JCS) is a Masters programme offered to students who are interested in advanced learning and research in any area of cyber security.

Applicants to this programme are expected to already have an excellent background in CS/EE/MA/EC.



The course structure has been streamlined into 3 major disciplines 

  • System Security and Cyber Forensics
  • Cryptography and Cryptanalysis
  • Embedded System and Hardware Security


 The curriculum for this programme is available on the link.


How to get admission to M.Tech in Cyber Security?

All applicants for the MTech(JCS) need to qualify in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) exam in CS/EE/MA/EC conducted by the IITs every year and appear for an interview.


There are two different ways in which you can register for M. Tech. programme in Cyber Security at IITD:


  • Full-Time: The candidate resides on the IIT campus for the entire duration of the programme. The student should have an excellent valid GATE score in CS/EE/MA/EC.
  • Part-Time: The candidate should be working in an industry or organisation involved in computer science research/teaching and located within 50 kms of NCR. The organization should certify that it has No Objection to the candidate pursuing this degree.